If A Tree Falls: A Story Of The Earth Liberation Front (2011)
This sobering documentary on environmental terrorism focuses on Daniel McGowan and his time with the Earth Liberation Front, a loose organization bent on protecting the environment that the FBI named America's biggest domestic terrorism threat in 2001. McGowan faces life in prison for two arsons of Oregon timber companies, and as the production takes a look at each side of the argument regarding radical action, an intense portrait of activism is presented. 85 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo; Subtitles: English; audio commentary; deleted scenes; interviews.
Academy Award ®
Nominee: Best Documentary Feature